A photo gallery of work by Brendan Bannon who recently visited the crowded refugee camps in Dadaab, Kenya. The refugees are fleeing the violent conflict in Somalia and the devastating effects of ongoing drought and lack of food.
UNHCR has been feverishly preparing shelter in the new Dadaab camps, but urgently needs more tents. UNHCR/ Brendan Bannon/ July UNHCR readies for transfer of Somali refugees to new camp areas DADAAB, Kenya, August 11 (UNHCR) – Staff fr Best Camping Areas
A severely malnourished child in the Doctors Without Borders hospital in Dagahaley refugee camp. Malnutrition rates have skyrocketed in the camp since the crisis began earlier this year. (via Photography
Somali refugees study the Quran in the Dadaab refugee camp
A Somali refugee girl sits perched on a tree in Dadaab refugee camp, close to the border between Kenya and Somalia. Photo by Brendan Bannon
Trump’s new suspension of refugees leaves some at risk of dying, doctors say - December 26, 2017. Nimo Salan, 5, and her brother Abdullahi Salan, 22, joke around outside their home in the Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya on Dec. 20.